The Encyclopedia of the Roman Army

The Encyclopedia of the Roman Army

Online ISBN: 9781118318140

DOI: 10.1002/9781118318140

About this Book

Welcome to the homepage for The Encyclopedia of the Roman Army, the most comprehensive reference available on the armed forces of ancient Rome. Our contributors have assembled over 1,600 entries examining every detail concerning the Roman army during the Republic, Principate, and Late Antique periods. No other resource offers such complete and clear explanations on topics ranging from the lives of individual soldiers to military issues such as hierarchical command structure, tactics, strategy, and battles.

The full encyclopedia will be publishing in print and online here in the winter of 2015.Until then, please browse our sample entries and consider recommending the Encyclopedia to your librarian.